'The Dog Stars' Author Peter Heller at Freeman Branch

Cover of The Dog Stars by Peter HellerPeter Heller, the author of The Dog Stars, will be at the Clear Lake City – County Freeman Branch Library on Thursday, October 3, at 7 pm to talk briefly about the creation of the novel, followed by Q & A and a book signing. The Freeman Branch Library is at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062.

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La Porte Health and Safety Fair

The City of La Porte, La Porte LEPC, and La Porte ISD will host the annual La Porte Health and Safety Fair on Saturday, September 28 from 9 am - 1 pm at  La Porte High School. Over 100 exhibits promoting health and safety information will be available, including free health screenings, free children’s immunizations, free child ID kits, a 24-foot rock climbing wall, Bike Safety Exhibit with children’s bike raffle and much more. Get there early to see a medical helicopter landing in front of the school.  Visit with Wally Wise and Sparky the Fire Dog during the fair.  Outside displays include LyondellBasell and "Clutch" the Houston Rockets mascot, La Porte Fire Department engines and ladder trucks, the La Porte Police D.A.R.E. car and many other emergency response vehicles and equipment. 

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Afterschool Science Time: Optical Illusions

Hey kids, join Mr. D. and Ms. Mandy for Afterschool Science Time. This month they will be exploring the world of optical illusions. Can you really believe your eyes? Come find out Wednesday, September 25 at 3:15 pm.

 

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All Roads Lead...

Clipart of airplane: Copyright © 2013 Jupiterimages Corporation…to Gulf Coast Reads. Or, to be more precise, All This Blog will lead to Gulf Coast Reads in an amazing way.

Today’s topic is the Wings Over Houston Airshow, which will be held October 26-27, 2013 at Ellington Field. This is a great show that is presented annually. More information can be found at www.wingsoverhouston.com.

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Hurricane Preparedness: Plan and Prepare

Hurricane Season is upon us and the City of La Porte has a lot of terrific information and planning resources. The Office of Emergency Management has this link on the City's webpage. Go, explore, and get prepared. http://laportetx.gov/oem/pprep/hurrprep.asp

 

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